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News for March

There’s nothing like some good old fashioned competition to lift the spirits during the dull, dreary days of winter. Thus, the national exhilaration caused by the Olympics and the all-important gold medal wins in both women’s and men’s hockey. (Seriously, … Continue reading

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News for August

I’m pretty sure August is the most depressing month of the year. It’s hellishly hot outside, and in southwestern Ontario, it’s positively moist as well. Walk outside and it feels like you’re swimming your way through a pot of boiling … Continue reading

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News for July

Happy Canada Day, Quill fans! We hope you’re beating the heat and doing your patriotic duty by relaxing with a great book. The summer fun is in full swing here at PQL. We’ve been posting photos like mad in order … Continue reading

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Kingston WritersFest Part III: A rainy Sunday in Kingston

We were very lucky with the weather we had in Kingston last weekend, but on our last day I woke up to dark, overcast skies. To read my accounts of our sunny days in Kingston click here and here. But … Continue reading

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On the Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition

I don’t think I have ever been so hot as I was today at Nathan Phillips Square at the Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition. It would seem that the heat wave of two weeks ago is back, and it’s not messing … Continue reading

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News for July

Summer is here at last! After so many cold weeks in May, it was almost a relief to have such extreme heat in June. Don’t get me wrong: winter is my favourite season. But when summer is on its way, … Continue reading

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